Education
1976 – Bachelors Degree, Louisiana State University, Pre-Med
1980 – Doctor of Medicine, Louisiana State University, School of Medicine
1981 – Internship, Earl K. Long Charity Hospital
1985 – Otolaryngology Residency, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio
1985 – Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Fellowship, Vero Beach, Florida
1986 – Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Fellowship, Switzerland

Board Certifications
1985 – American Academy of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery

Papers and Presentations
“Orbital Apex Fractures” Presented at Combined Otolaryngological Spring Meetings, Palm Beach, Florida
“Squamous Cell Carcinoma Arising DeNova from Verrucous Carcinoma in the Larynx” (Poster Presentation)
“A New Surgical Approach to Tumors of the Mid-Skull Base” Presented at Current Concepts in Head and Neck Infectious Disease, sponsored by the Division of Otorhinolaryngology, The University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio, Texas and the San Antonio Society of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery, June 7-8, 1985.
“History of Rhytidectomy”, Facial Plastic Surgery, Fall 1986
“Anatomy of Rhytidectomy”, Facial Plastic Surgery, Fall 1986
“Rhytidectomy”, Facial Plastic Surgery, Fall 1986

Teaching Positions
1986-1990 Assistant Professor, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas

Memberships
Diplomate, American Board of Otolaryngology
Fellow, American Academy of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery
Fellow, American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Fellow, American College of Surgeons
Fellow, American Academy of Otolaryngic Allergy
Texas Medical Association
Southern Medical Association
Jefferson County Medical Society